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>> fast and furious fans are still mourning the death of action star paul walker. we show you a local memorial held in milpitas in his >> a miraculous recovery. a toddler is alive thanks to a firefighter who came to his rescue. >> and a live look outside from our roof camera-- where a is expected around the bay area this week. we'' tell you just how cold it's going to get in some areas. >> good morning. it is monday, december 2nd. i'm anny hong toss to weather and traffic. >> we are waking up to a
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pretty nice shot. we do have low clouds in place but take a look at temperatures. sampras's go is coming in at 50 degrees north of the golden gate bridge the temperatures have dropped. you will notice on the visibility chart that we do have low clouds outside and the visibility is impact and right around half moon bay. as we head into the afternoon or check out your eyes. it will be a mild to one day we are expecting a mainly sunny skies. 65 degrees will be your high for concord. the temperatures will be in the upper 50s for daly city. low clouds will increase and looked as satellite and radar shows a few sprinkles as we head into tonight. we
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will continue with this chance of 20% chance of light scattered rain which enough for tomorrow. past that we will gear for cold mornings around the bay. the temperatures will drop down to the mid-20s for certain spots as we wrap up work week. you will definitely need to bundle up and wear extra players. >> we are not tracking any hot spots it is a great ride perhaps a few people still have today off. the bay bridge toll plaza is moving welcome all the approaches. san mateo bridge is problem free and the drive time is about 12 minutes. looking at the shot of the golden gate bridge we have no problems and there is a lot of space between cars. >> the east bay teenager who
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was lit on fire sleeping on a bus is expected to go back to school this morning. 18 year-old sasha fleischman came home from a hospital last week after recovering from second and third degree burns. it's 16 or more is expecsuspected of lighting him on fire. >> authorities say speed was a factor in the death of actor paul walker. the 40-year-old star of the "fast and furious" franchise was killed in a fiery car crash saturday afternoon in southern california. more than 500 people turned out for a "car meet" in milpitas to celebrate
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walker's life last night. hundreds of cars passed through a parking lot off barber lane, honking their horns, paying their respects. some people lit candles and placed them on the street. the organizer of the event says it was put together last minute through facebook. he says walker was a role model and an easy person to root for. >> the crash also killed walker's friend and financial adviser roger rodas. walker's publicist said walker was a passenger in the car when the two drove away from a charity event in a 2005 red porsche carrera. walker had been filming the seventh installment ofnd furioue time of his death. fans have also created a vigil at the crash site in santa clarita bringing flowers and candles in his memory. the actor is survived by his 15-year-old daughter, meadow. >> a couple of earthquakes hit the city of gilroy
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early this morning. according to u-s-g-s, a magnitude earthquake of 2- point-5 and 3-point-7 hit at 1:34 am and 2:05 am the 3-point-7 magnitude quake hit just south of police say one man is dead after a meeting to sell the new p-s-a gaming system online went wrong. >> it happened sunday afternoon around 3:30 p-m near bayshore boulevard and jerrold avenue in san francisco. police say a suspect shot and robbed the victim. the victim died at san francisco general hospital. no word on the identity of the victim. and no suspect description >> lawmakers are considering building a memorial park in santa rosa for slain teenager, andy lopez. sonoma county supervisors will meet tomorrow to also consider creating a task force to explore police and community relations.
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13-year-old lopez was shot in october by a deputy while walking through his own neighborhood. the deputy told investigators he believed the airsoft b-b gun lopez was carrying was an assault rifle. >> a team of firefighters are being called heros this morning for saving the life of an oakland toddler that nearly drowned in a vallejo creek over the weekend. the boy from oakland was visiting his great grandmother who took the child fishing at blue rock springs creek off fairgrounds drive in vallejo on saturday afternoon. police say the boy fell into the water and got stuck in a drainage tunnel. before his great grandmother and a good samaratan jumped in to try and save him. veteran fire fighter dyhanne strohmeyer and her crew arrived within minutes and she immediately got into the water, searching for him. >> i came back up and i had
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to figure out where else. he was wearing a white t-shirt. one night went down i saw something the white floating in the war. he had bounced up and i grabbed him. >> the boy wasn't showing any signs of life until he arrived at the hospital. eventually, his heart started beating again and his pulse returned. he's currently in critical condition at kaiser hospital in oakland. >> the journey back home has begun. san francisco international saw more than 130-thousand passengers yesterday. overall, people at s-f-o seem to be having problem free journeys. >> it went pretty smoltz. people were nice and kind. >> though airport travel has been running according to
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plan, people warn that flights are still pretty full.which can make for cramped seating. >> we'll show you some tips and tricks to help you with this holiday shopping today. >> and the obamacare website has been under fire for not working properly. we'll tell you if the obama administration was able to meet its goal and have the website up and working smoothly by the midnight deadline. >> and investigators hope to learn what caused the train derailment in new york that killed at least four people, and injured dozens of others. we'll have the latest, coming up.
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>> if black friday crowds were just too much -- or black friday deals just weren't enough -- shoppers can rejoice in another big day on the retail calendar. karin caifa has tips and tricks for shopping online and with your mobile device on cyber monday, and through the rest of the season. >> cyber monday goes back to
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the old desktop computer. people can out how on-line and order items. to free teller said that cyber monday has not lost its luster. >> we know what it will draw. >> the retail federation says that they intend retailers will offer deals on monday. it is important to be able to separate the good deals from the great deals. >> you want to take advantage of on-line databases that are helpful and offer information on all one side. it takes the car were out of it for you. >> they will have coupons and bills for multiple the tellers.retailers. >> last year, cyber monday
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it was a lot of money >> or around december 15th a lot of discounts on a jury and hand next there tried to clear their inventory and they know that consumers are looking to buy these items. >> they also have an annual free shipping days on december 18th with a delivery guaranteed by christmas. >> while you may have seen big crowds at malls and shops over the weekend, people have been spending less on holiday shopping than they did last year. that's according to the national retail federation that says a record 141 million people shopped at stores and online from thanksgiving day to sunday. last year, 137 million people shopped the same four day stretch. but, spending expected to fall about three since 2006. >> a reminder, join kron 4
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for the 7th annual tree lighting hosted by vornado realty trust. its happening tomorrow starting at 5 p-m at 555 california street in san francisco. grammy nominated singer carly rae jepsen will perform. and honorary chairs karen and ronnie lott along with 49ers marcus lattimore and alex boone will light the tallest tree in the the event benefits the u-c- s-f medical center and the benioff children's hospital. it is free and open to the >> here is a live look from a satellite and radar. we may see a few sprinkles later on and i will have full details of what to expect coming up.
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>> on welcome back. the obama administration says it met its goal to have the health-care-dot-gov website working smoothly for most users. the administration had set a deadline of midnight sunday to get the website up and running.
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it launched two months ago but has been plagued with technical problems that have kept users from signing up for their health insurance. administration officials warn while the website is running smoother than it once was, users could still face error messages and slow performance times. >> officials have confirmed four people died in sunday morning's train derailment in new york. of 67 people injured, eleven of them were in critical condition as of sunday night. andrew spencer reports >> investigators hope to learn what caused the crash and make sure something like it never happens again. i heard a lot of crunching and grinding. >> this crash injured dozens of people. no one on the train walk away on affected. >> this will be a trying
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thing. >> investigators will review data to recover from the scene. and the local mall was pushing seven or around a 30 mi. per hour curve when they left the track. investigators do not know how fast the train was going. >> we have the understand why this happened. this is to prevent this from happening again. they will be cooperating with this investigation. they want to know if anyone is involved with this accident and whether or not there is a lesson to be learned. >> safety is number one. >> authorities are investigating the cause of a freight train derailment in
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southern new mexico that killed three railroad employees. what caused saturday's derailment that led to the train locomotive plunging 40 feet down a ravine. there were no other passengers on the train and the eight cars being pulled by the locomotive remained on or near the tracks. >> a traveling medical technician who infected dozens of patients in multiple states with hepatitis c through tainted syringes is finding out how many decades he'll spend in a new hampshire prison. thirty-four-year-old david kwiatkowski has admitted stealing painkillers and replacing them with saline- filled syringes tainted with his blood. he worked in 18 hospitals in seven states before being hired at new hampshire's exeter hospital in 2011. he pleaded guilty in august to 16 federal drug charges under an agreement that calls for him to spend 30 to 40 years in prison. he is being sentenced monday. thirty-two patients were infected in new hampshire, seven in maryland, six in kansas and one in pennsylvania. kwiatkowski also worked in michigan, new york, arizona and georgia.
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>> for a former bp engineer accused of deleting text messages and voicemails about the company's response to its massive 2010 oil spill in the gulf of mexico. kurt mix is charged with two counts of obstruction of justice. prosecutors claim mix tried to hamper a grand jury's investigation into the spill. >> we will see a shift for the afternoon. let's take a look at the data plan of the temperatures are fairly mild this morning. later on tonight we will have besprinkled for those of the north of the golden gate bridge. today is the last day for mild conditions for rest of the week. we are preparing for a cold snap. campeau will have a high of 67 degrees. we will see a mix of sun and clouds.
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walnut creek will have a high of 66. the temperatures man will be in the mid 60's for places like vallejo and richmond. downtown sampras's expect me it to 60's for the east shore line. daly city will have a high of 59 degrees. the big story for satellite and radar is that we have active weather coming our way. >> beginning tomorrow a lot of the cold air will start to settle in. we may see a few sprinkles of north of the golden gate bridge later on tonight. it will increase to 20% chance for tomorrow. the bigger story is all the cool air that is associated with this. it will drop the morning low down by 20 degrees. the seven day are around the bay--although sunshine will
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stay around take a look get your high. it won't climb into the low 50's. the emmons boss will struggle to get into the mid 40's. it will get down right freezing. used to really prepare yourself for freeze warnings. cold conditions for the rest of the work week. >> we do have fog filling than and you can see this as we take a live look at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. fortunately we do not have any accidents to report. the san mateo bridge has clear conditions without any incidents. over to the traffic maps it is about 12 minutes from hercules and down to berkeley. westbound 24 is still a clear shot
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through the caldecott tunnel. as you see it we have no delays to talk about for the san ramon valley but we're picking up just a little bit of slow traffic from alta mount pass. >> with the golden gate as a backdrop. a few thousand in san francisco got to play santa on sunday. about 25-hundred people took part in the run wild 5-k at crissy field. runners brought new or gently used toys to donate to the san francisco firefighter's toy program which brings toys to children in need over the holidays. those who participated also ran in santa hats, letting them feel a little like saint nick. >> it just makes the children have a. it gives them a lot of joy. there are a lot of people who are really in need. >> it is really fun. >> kron 4 news was a race
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sponsor. as a result of the run, organizers filled two fire trucks full of toys for many children in need. >> sunday was world aids day. .and people around the world are raising awareness about the disease here in the bay area, aids- lifecycle put on a training bicycle ride. participants stress the importance of world aids day each year. line it is essential that we have this. it is just too easy to assume that people are not dined on a daily basis that it is not a big deal. there are some 40 million people in the world living with hiv. this is an enormous number. that's too many. >> this year's event calls for an end to discrimination against those affected. according to the u-n, 35- point-three million people around the world are living with h-i-v, and only nine-
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point- seven million of them have access to treatment. r >> the time is 4:23 a.m. will be right back.
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>> welcome back. when you buy stuff on amazon-dot-com, you could soon have it at your doorstep through a new deliver service called amazon hopes to have unmanned drones -- which look like toy helicopters -- to deliver packages to your doorstep. in an interview, amazon c-e- o jeff bezos says the drones will be ready in four or five years. shh the octocopters amazon would use are currently in they can only carry packages which weigh up to five pounds, but amazon says 90- percent of the packages it deliveries weigh less than that. >>
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>> san mateo county libraries are in the giving and for- giving mood this holiday season. starting in december. residents will be allowed to pay off over due library fines by donating non- perishable foods. that food will be given to bank. library officials also encourage those without fees to still donate goods. last year, the food drive effort collected more than 25 thousand pounds of food. >> stressed out travelers at s- f-o will soon have the opportunity for a little are waiting for theirsan francisco spca volunteers will begin visiting the airport this week with eight certified therapy dogs as part of the new "wag brigade" program,. the dogs, which have been selected for their temperament and airport suitability, will wear vests that read "pet me!" identifying them as volunteers. officials say the program aims to relieve stress for
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travelers and make traveling more enjoyable. >> , and on the kron4 morning nils. the teen that was lit on fire on an ac transit bus last month in oakland is expected to head back to school today. we will have a live report coming up. will have a live report coming up. >> to those who've waited... worried... poked and prodded... taken risks... and lived in a state of "what if?"... welcome to a new state... of health. welcome to covered california. the place to find quality, affordable coverage. financial help for those in need. and nobody can be denied because of a pre-existing condition. enroll now at coveredca.com.
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zçzçtó the holidays can be an especially difficult time. everything's different now.
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sometimes i feel all alone. christmas used to be my favorite. i just don't expect anything. what if santa can't find me? to help, sleep train is holding a secret santa toy drive. bring your gift to any sleep train, and help keep the spirit of the holidays alive. not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child. >> the east bay teenager who was lit on fire sleeping on a bus is expected to go back to school this morning. kron4 will tran is live at maybeck high-school in berkeley with more. >> the teens family and friends are just so happy because of what happens. here is video of him. he is
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in neither considered a man or a woman. he was sleeping on a ac transit bus. he was wearing a skirt at the time and his alleged attackers did this as a prank and set him on fire. he had second to third degree burns and had to have surgery. he finally returned home last week and his family and friends believe that richard thomas should be tried as a juvenile because he is only 16 years old and is not sure of the consequences. >> there was so much damage to his legs that he had to have many surgeries' and he still has a lot of bandages. when he returns here he will have a lot of fans. he is a straight a student and he is
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editor of the school newspaper. we are in from moscow waiting for his arrival. there will be a lot of activity here with family and friends. we will get reactions and bring pictures when that comes. >> we're also tracking your temperatures and we have some big changes coming. >> you should brace yourself for freezing temperatures for the latter part of the week. although we are in joined pretty mild conditions the temperatures are considered warm compared to what we will see thursday and friday. we're holding on to low 40's in concord and global more. the temperatures are expected to be 20 degrees cooler by the latter part of the week. there is cold air that will filter into the area. colder air arrives on tuesday. as
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for right now we're looking at future cast 4 and the temperatures will be very mild curry it later on tonight we will drop to the low 50's. we're looking at a 10% chance of rain. >> vallejo will have a high of 64, upper 60s for oakland, mix of sun and clouds and an fremont at 65. your headlines really show the unsettled weather and a 20% chance of a few raindrops for tomorrow morning. we woke gear for cold readings and the temperatures will be below freezing for everyone on wednesday. we will deal would severely cold weather for the afternoon. and very cold weather and here's a look at 7 day forecast. the temperatures will be in the mid to upper 20s and that
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will start around wednesday. >> we will continue with freeze warnings for rest of the workweek. the good nils is that the temperatures are just slightly more and all in all we have cool days ahead. more details coming up in just a bit. >> we have fog this morning and you can see the impact on the bay bridge. people are starting to slow down as they make their way is to the pay gate. the san mateo bridge you consider it is clear and both directions of highway 92 and traffic is building and we're still looking at a drive time of about 12 minutes. do not expect any delays courage >> the time now is for 30
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4:00 a.m.. 4:34 a.m.. authoritiy speed was a factor in the death of actor paul walker. the 40-year-old star of the "fast and furious" franchise was killed in a fiery car crash yesterday afternoon. friends, family, co-workers, and fans around the world are shocked. many saying his death came way too soon. >> paul markhowalker has made a nae for his cell due to the movies past and the furious. he was attending a charity and the event was intended for people in the typhoon of the philippines. it happened just north of loss angeles on saturday afternoon. he was not the one driving the 2005 porsche. when the deputies are the car was on
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fire and both people were pronounced dead on the scene. >> there was nothing. we used fire x derringer extinguis >> authority say that speed was a factor. off screen, the actor competed in racing series. he was filming the seventh installment of the fast and furious at the time of his death. all of his stars of the movie are reacting. >> i am absolutely speechless. >> rest in peace. >> your humble spirit it was felt from the start. >> my heart is hurting so bad, no one can make me believe this is real. i just cannot believe i am writing
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this. >> grieving fans are holding vigil at the site where walker died in a fiery crash. fans are leaving flowers at the growing memorial to remember the 40-year-old actor. tyrese gibson also visited the crash site of the fallen actor. it was an emotional scene at a growing memorial for walker. gibson placed a single flower at the site. the seventh "fast and furious" movie is due out next year. paul walker is survived by his 15-year-old daughter, meadow. >> hundreds of cars pass through for a vigil for him to pay their respects. people lit candles. the organizer stated that it was put together last minute and that he was a role model and a person to root for. >> we all tried to it live
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that fast and furious life. it is a part of us. i love the franchise, i loved him as an actor. he is a part of my life. >> the crash also killed his friend and financial adviser. >> >> the bart contract dispute is heating up. a report says bart's two largest unions are planning to file a lawsuit against the agency. hey believe bart management illegally stripped the family leave medical act clause from the contract. and they have reportedly consulted with a lawyer to file suit on tuesday. this is just the latest in a series of troubles regarding bart's new labor contract. bart riders we talked to are fed up.
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>> it has just turned into a formal. >> i hope this is resolved very soon. it is just a hassle. >> to stay on top of the latest bart developments make sure to download our mobile app to sign up to get push notifications. you can also get the latest news on kron 4 dot com or our facebook and twitter pages. r >> we will be right back.
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>> it is time for the tech report with gabe slate. >> google have added street debut for airports and train stations. this is a map taking you up close and navigating you through areas. this can really help
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when traveling. this is especially if you have time between your flights and you need to plan out a quick run. this new feature is just in the beginning stages. that will add more of the sown and eventually that will have them all mapped out. this is possible by technology which takes the view of the car and puts it on humans and backpack form. over the past years they have mapped out places having it walk them through. >> they have done a highly designed destinations like venice. it really feels like you are going through the strength you. they also have a remote area like parks and volcanoes. places that are really hard to get to.
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they've ever put this on a skier and street fuelled the possible ski runs. they documented some of the areas to scuba dive. you can see where this is going. you will literally be able to visit anywhere in the world from your computer or your mobile device through the maps. this is critical. gabe slate, kron 4 news.
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>> officials say norovirus may be the cause of a flu- like outbreak at a youth football tournament in las vegas. dozens of players, coaches and parents at tournament were sickened this weekend. health officials say the flu- like symptoms are consistent with cases of norovirus. which is mostly a food - or water-borne- illness. some of the teams that were affected went on to play anyway. but players and coaches were seen getting sick on the sidelines. a spokesperson says at least
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nine of the 100 teams at the tournament were affected. >> the pretzel bun has been having a good year; but one restaurant is giving it up. businessweek reports that wendy's will be swapping the pretzel bun for brioche. brioche is a soft roll. wendy's launched its pretzel bun in july and generated a lot of buzz. that made the pretzel bacon cheeseburger one of the chain's best selling menu items. so why would they get rid of it? the company says it was just a limited-time option. >> cyber monday means big deals for consumers.but it also means hard work for employees of online retailers. take nevada-based zappos.who is busy bracing for one of their busiest days of the year. employees say calls from that one day are comparable to what they see in one month. though the work goes up.so do the incentives to be at the office. >> if you comment on the
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this day they will give you a ipad, a kendall fire. we will give you rewards. people want to comment, we have parades, singing things like that. >> work doesn't seem to keep people from shopping. retail-me-not-dot-com estimates 25-percent of americans plan to spend four or more hours shopping online during work. >> we have some big changes for your forecast. >> today is the last day of the mild weather that we have enjoyed. the temperatures will start to take a dive for tomorrow. we also have the possibility of rain. we're waking up to fairly clear conditions and
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the temperatures are mild compared to what we will see later on in the week. santa rosa is dropping down to the mid 30's. and the temperatures could be 20 degrees cooler as we head into thursday and friday. here is a look at the afternoon highs it will be a fairly nice day and the clouds will increase. take a look at santa clara 686 will be a high for campbell, it will be a nice day for concord. 65 for danville. downtown san francisco whist in the low 60's. >> today will be fairly seasonal and let's take a look at satellite and radar. we are tracking a cold front that will bring light rain. this will continue to work its way south and will bring light rain for the north as early as tonight. the chance for sprinkles will be for
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tomorrow morning and will be looking at a 10 to 20% chance. there is cooler air that will be associated with this and the temperatures will be in the 20's and 30's. that afternoon high will struggle to make it into the 40's. broken-down your 7 day around the bay although we have highs in the low 50's. these are for the warmest spots in fact most of the inland areas will top out into the mid 40's. places like oakland will be in the upper '30's. livermore will have a high a mid to upper 20s. >> the national weather service has been discussing a hard freeze warning that will last into the ladder part of the week. saturday and sunday although we will see sunshine will still be dealing with a pretty chilly mornings. this is something we will continue to monitor. >> we have an accident to report north bound 280 and
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it may be blocking the tunneling. as we take a look at the camera the bay bridge is still a fog and cars are slowing down are approaching the toll plaza. we have not seen a lot away at the pay gate. the drive time is still a 10 to 11 minutes. it is clear conditions at the san mattel bridge with no problem coming down the nimitz. as we look at the traffic maps the green on the screen indicates northbound 101 is easy through chyle the ballot. no accidents to report. we are still accident free for the bay shore ride and it is 23 minutes past highway 37. we do not have any incidents and it is a very pretty small ride. >> the 49ers got wide receiver michael crabtree back against the rams.and he
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promptly responded by making the longest catch by a niner wideout all season there was some pregame jawing.the rams felt pretty good about themselves coming in.scoring 80 points over their last two games - with wins over indy and chicago. but this one was all niners. anquan boldin caught nine passes from colin kaepernick and the 49ers beat the st. louis rams 23- 13 on sunday. kaepernick threw for 275 yards and frank gore ran for a 3-yard touchdown as the reigning nfc champion niners boosted their position in the playoff picture. toughcrabtree had a 60-yard catch, while vernon davis hurdled into the end zone on a 17-yard reception. >> that is the way that i like to play. you want to play physical and do all that. i am all for. you should be prepared to get knocked around. >> it felt great. it was
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about time that he got a double-team. >> klay thompson hit a career high eight three pointers up in sacramento.and the warriors needed every one of em. stephen curry made two free throws with 8.6 seconds left and had 12 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter, helping golden state warriors beat the kings 115-113. harrison barnes and david lee had 11 points for the warriors, who ended a four- game road trip with a 2-2 record. >> people around the u-s, are calling this one of the best game finishes in college football. its alambama versus auburn in the 4th quarter, tied at 28. alabama would line up to attempt a game-winning 57 yard field goal-- but adam griffith's kick would come up short.
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and auburn's chris davis fields the ball nine yards deep in the end zone and takes it back 100 yards for the game-winning touchdown on the final snap of the game. with one second left in the game!!! auburn wins the sec west and clinches a spot in the sec championship game. >> and take a look at this. auburn's ladarius owens jersey gets torn in the 4th quarter. so during a time out a seamster brought out his sewing machine to repair the jersey. the seamster managed to sew the jersey and help put it on the player-- just before the time out ended. >> a line >> and you won't want to miss sports night live hosted by gary radnich.
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and featuring gary's radio partner larry krueger. a brand new show here on kron 4-- we'll have livelydebates.and big time interviews. the showpremieres this thursday december 5th at 9pm. check out the facebook page at sports night live - and "like us" for a chance to win a 2,000 dollar home theater system.
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align welcome back as kids prepare their letter to santa, the postal service is asking for help in making kids wishes come true this christmas! this month, the postal service has a letters to santa program. volunteers can adopt a letter from participating post office locations and bring back a wrapped gift item on that list. volunteers pay for the postage to mail the present to a child. the return address will read "operation santa - north pole." the 101 year old service will run until december 19th. >> coming up on the kron4
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>> we have a will tran alive covering the news. >> we also have more on the actor, killed or the weekend all over the world people are remembering paul
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walker. >> we're watching bay area weather and traffic. we will be having winter like temperatures coming up. >> we have a huge change in the weather over the next couple of days. today it still will be fairly miles. right now, it is a cool start and nothing compared to what we will see on wednesday morning. the lows will get down right freezing. we're also looking at a 20% chance for showers. we do have huge changes and it feels like winter in the bay area. i will break down your 7 day around the bay coming up. >> it is very foggy at the bay bridge toll plaza but no incidents to report. we are not tracking problems but we are however, slow traffic on
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interstate 580 and westbound highway 4. >> the east bay teenager who was lit on fire while sleeping on a bus is expected to go back to school. kron4 will tran is live at maybeck high-school in berkeley with more. >> this is incredible because it was just about a month ago when he was set on fire while he went to sleep. it was looking really bad for him and he had to go through multiple surgeries. his legs are still bandaged but in just a few hours he is courter return to school. he is a straight a student and also the editor of the school newspaper. here is video of the teenager. he went home just last week and he is still very much hurting. he stated that it
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is good to be back in school and he had a lot of surgery's over the past several weeks but a lot of strangers also reached out to him. he refers to himself, hiherself he is gender neutral and this is why this has caught national attention. >> the person accused, richard thomas is only 16 years old but according to the family they believe that he should be tried as we are in front of the school and he should be here in just a few hours and we will get a reaction from the teenager, family, and friends. >> the loss angeles county sheriff's a department says the speed was a factor in the crash that killed fast
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and furious star paul walker over the weekend. this is video of the makeshift memorial near the crash site. investigators say it will take time to determine how fast the car was going. sheriff deputies from the car involved in claims when they arrived at the side of the crash. the crash also killed walkers friend and financial advisor roger rodas. walkers publicist said that walker was a passenger in the car when he when the two drove away from a fund raiser in a 2005 red porsche. >> back here in the bay area, more than 500 people out for a car meets in milpitas celebrate paul walker's life. hundreds of cars pastorate parking lot off of barbara blaine, honking their horns, paying their respects last night.
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some people lit candles and place them on the street. the organizers of the defense say it was put together last minute for facebook. >> that actor is survived by his 15 year-old daughter, metal \adow. >> lawmakers are-- >> police said one man is dead after a meeting to sail the new ps 4 game system. it happened sunday afternoon run 3:30 p.m. near the bay shore boulevard. police said that a suspects shot and robbed of the victim. the victim died as san francisco general hospital. no word on the identity of the victim. >> lawmakers are considering
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building a memorial park in santa rosa for slain teenager, andy lopez. sonoma county supervisors will meet tomorrow to consider. 13 year-old lopez was shot in october by a deputy while walking through his own neighborhood. the deputy told investigators that he believed that the air assault be begun that lopez was carrying was a assault rifle. >> a team of firefighters are being called heroes this morning for saving the life of an oakland toddler. the boy from oakland was visiting his great- grandmother who took the job fishing and the rock springs creek off of the fair runs drive in an vallejo on
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saturday afternoon. police said the boy fell into the mortar and got stuck in a drainage tunnel. veteran firefighter dyhanne strohmeyer and her crew are brought within minutes and she really got into the water to search for him. >> the boy was not showing any signs of life until he arrived at the hospital. eventually, his heart started beating a again and his pulse returned. he is currently in critical condition at kaiser hospital in oakland. >> new overnight, two earthquakes shook parts of santa clara county. the magnitude 2.5 and 3.7 quake hit at 1:35 a.m. and 2 05 a.m. this morning. the smaller earthquake hit about 4 mi. south of south east
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and gilroy and the next on was about 5 mi. south- southeast of your. >> coming up on the kron4 morning news police are investigating what they're calling a suspicious death at a nfl football stadium. we will explain what happened coming up. >> china is hoping to be the next country to land on the moon. will take a look at their latest launched into space. >> millions are expected to take their computers to date so on-line shop for cyber monday. sales are supposed to break record books. we will have the latest numbers coming up out of the break.
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>> today is cyber monday. the consumer electronics association estimates that 18 percent of consumers will join in on online shopping today. that will be the highest participation in three years. overall, online sales have already set new records. one thanks giving day alone, consumers spent more than $1 billion. that number is expected to climb closer to $2 billion. sales in stores last year reached more than $11 billion during the first weekend of the holiday shopping season. >> well online sales are
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hitting record numbers, shoppers have been spending less on holiday shopping than they did last year. that is according to the national retail federation that says a record of 141 million people shop the stores on line from thanks giving day to sunday. last year, 137 million people shot the same for a stretch but, spending is expected to fall about 3% for the first time since 2006. >> a reminder, to join kron4 for the seventh and will tree lighting hosted by vornado realty trust. it is happening tomorrow starting at 5:00 p.m. at 555 california st. in san francisco. grammy nominated singer carly grey jepsen will perform and, larry
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chairs karen van ronni lott along with forty-niners markets lattimore and alex boone will light the tallest tree in the city. the event benefits the you see s.f. morning nils will have more on your weather and traffic.
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>> welcome back. >> it is going to get chile as we head into the latter half of the week. right now the temperatures are not too bad. we are in the mid 30's in santa rosa. we are holding on to upper 40's for places like san francisco. the temperature is expected to drop as we head into wednesday morning. the headline show that the clouds will increase and we're looking at a slight chance for showers later on tonight. we will gear for
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freezing. satellite and radar shows what is going on. we are seen some light rain and expected to head closer to the bay area by later on today. this system, this cold front will bring a lot cool air. it will settle here beginning tuesday night. >> future cast 4 shows that letter run tonight will have showers closer to your rica. you will see this system was shipped. we may see a few raindrops but it just will be a 10% chance. the afternoon highs, the last day will be seasonal with oakland as 67 degrees. upper 50s for daly city. the 7 day around the bay shows that will hold on to sunshine but
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wednesday through friday, take a look at the temperatures. the warmest spots won't give up to the low 50's. morning lows will be in the mid to upper 20s. we're talking perhaps three to four consecutive days of temperatures well below the freezing mark. the national weather system has been talked about a freeze warning. >> we will hold a want to sunshine as we wrap up the week. is 5:17 a.m.. >> i am not the only one that thinks it is a little foggy at the bay bridge. the chp have requested a fog advisory for the east end of the bridge. by mid span and on the san francisco side you should have a clear ride. we are thankfully delay free for the trip on the new eastern span and the upper deck. 92, the san
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mateo bridge is a good ride and problem free for the commute on highway 92. >> in the east bay the ride is looking good on interstate 80 in the westbound direction with a problem free, san ramon, westbound 580 is looking good. your south bay freeway is virtually clear no congestion or delays pre- empts the mid peninsula this is where we will see the first low traffic for 101. in marin, there are no delays between about tow and the golden gate bridge. >> one man is dead and three people are in custody after an altercation in the
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parking lot of arrowhead stadium door the game between the kansas city chiefs and the denver broncos yesterday. police said that the debt is being treated as a homicide but no arrests have been made. he says set the man who died was found inside someone else's bill " and a struggle ensued. the man, who was in his 20s, was found unconscious on the pavement. paramedics began administering first aid before he was transported to hospital, where he later died. his name has not been released. >> officials have confirmed four people died in sunday morning's train derailment in new york. 67 people were injured, 11 of them were in critical condition as of sunday night. and locomotive was pushing seven passenger cars are on a 30 mi. per hour curve when whole train left the tracks. investigators did not know yet how fast it was going. some say that many of the
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surviving passengers will suffer post-traumatic stress disorder from the tragic event. >> passengers were trying to get home, to school, or back to work after the thanksgiving weekend are expected to get back by bus. >> authorities are investigating the cause of a freight train derailment in southern new mexico that killed three railroad employees. officials say it is unclear what caused saturdays to relent that led to the train locomotives plunging 40 ft. down a ravine. there were no other passengers on the train and 8 cars being pulled by the locomotive or made on or near the tracks. >> today, federal investigators began at today's hearing on the crash of asiana flight 214. a
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passenger jet that was flying too low and slow tried to land as san francisco international airport in july. the national transportation safety board says that the hearing will focus on a pilot awareness. safety experts and government and industry studies say that pilots are becoming so reliant on the computer systems that on are rare occasions, when something goes wrong they can be unprepared. three people died in the july 6th crash in more than 300 were injured. >> security lines can be a mess to start your trip assume you might even have to go through them when you leave. unman the portables have replaced officers at the security ex's in syracuse and atlantic city. these prevent passengers from backtracking and to secure areas. that could be
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the way the things to come as a transportation security administration prepares to shift exit mountain dew's to local airports next year. >> the obama administration says it is met its goal to have the health care website working smoothly. the administration has set a deadline of midnight sunday to give the website up and running. it launched two months ago but has been plaque with technical problems. administration officials warn that while the website is running smoother than it once was, users could still face different error messages. >> a truck carrying 8 t of fireworks was set on fire after a traffic accident in south china. firefighters received reports of a truck on fire and loud noises of fireworks. when they arrived they started sparring water
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>> welcome back. we are watching wall street this morning. the s&p 500 closed out its eighth straight week of gains on friday, and stock investors are hoping if the upper trend will continue. right now, off futures trading shows mixed results across the board. stocks rose for most of the day on friday but fizzled in the last half-hour of trading. >> here's a look at the closing numbers. the dow lost 10, the nasdaq added 15 and the s&p 500 lost a point. >> when you buy stuff on amazon you could soon have it at your doorstep true a new ad delivery service called prime air. amazon hopes to have a on a maimed and drones which look like a toy helicopters to deliver packages to your doorstep.
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in an interview, amazon as ceo jeff bezos says that the drones will be ready in four to five years. they can only carry packages that web to 5 lbs., but amazons says that 90 percent of their packages delivered with less than that. >> sony's play station for is breaking of record sales across europe. the ps 4 beat the eight your sales a record held by the are regional ps pe. ps 4 was released across 20 european territories on friday. it sold 250,000 units over the weekend. that is on top of more than 1 million place station 4 is that sold in the united states since november 15th. >> the nation's gas prices were easier on the wallet
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this year as close to 40 million morris traveled for thanksgiving. the national cause for a gallon of regular gas averaged $3.28. that is 13¢ less than last year's the banks giving average of $3.41. this morning, the national average is sitting at $3.26. wall here in california, we are seeing a state average of $3.57 for regular gallon of gas. >> we will be right back pripe i love watching tv outside.
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let's get a check of the weather and traffic. the morning erica. >>erica: three to four consecutive days of temperatures well below the freezing mark. out about exactly when that starts in the freeze morning coming up in about 15 minutes. let's go to the traffic center with the george. >>george: we have a fog
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advisory at the bay bridge. the rest of the ride around the bay appears to be doing reasonably well. not any hot spots are major incidents. your quick commute check that interstate 580 and highway 4 are both now showing some signs of slowing. the commute a little slow to get started because we don't see the lick backups on 580 or on highway 4 a some slowing for shore south bend peninsula and north bay ride are all still pretty light. >>darya: this bart thing is not over. the contract dispute is heating up. they say the two largest unions are planning a lawsuit against bart saying that management illegally stripped the family leave calls out of the contract and they have consulted with a lawyer to file that on tuesday is the plan right now. this is the latest of a series of troubles regarding parts new labor contracts. >>: you'd think they had done their homework in
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advance rather than put a makeshift agreement and there that would be more concrete. now like a band- aid. >>: it's really frustrating. i take a bart to see my family every other week so it's really annoying to have to have that uncertainty. >>: is not so much on tired of it but it does through the commute into a turmoil and other backup at the bridges. >>: i hope it gets resolved very soon because it's going to be a hassle trying to get a different transportation. >>darya: best thing to do to stay on top of what happens especially of jumping in a car is have our mobile app with you. you can download for free and we also follow these things and sent out immediate notification for facebook and twitter >>mark: fremont police will be patrolling on weekends during the holiday season in an effort to reduce crime and shopping centers and parking lots. teams of two
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bicycle officers will be deployed in retail and commercial areas throughout the city on weekends throughout december 29th. the bicycle patrols will enhance mobility and increase the range of traditional foot patrols especially on crowded sidewalks and parking lots. >>darya: this by spending nearly a half a billion to upgrade its terminals, as f. gates is reporting oakland international airport has been-testing its annual passenger count plunged almost 5 million since 2007. meanwhile, s f of passenger annual total has jumped nearly 9 million during the same period. officials say this is because of changing airline industry practices that have concentrated business at a major hubs like sfo. stressed out travelers at sfo will soon have the opportunity for a little k-9 therapy while they are waiting for their flights.
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san francisco spca volunteers will begin visiting the airport this week with eight certified their peace talks as part of the new "wag brigade" program. the dogs, which have been selected for their temperament and airports stability-suitability, will wear vests that read " had me call--"pet me!" identifying them as volunteers. officials said the program aims to relieve stress for travelers to make traveling more enjoyable. >>mark: some good stories of the water and san francisco bay is getting clearer. the san jose mercury news reports that 150 years of
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tidal action has washed out most of the sludge generated by gold rush miners up forever in the sierra nevada. the good news comes with a downside, though. scientists said the clear water lets in more sunlight causing more algae. scientists in the regulations may need to be imposed on the 42 sewage treatment plants around the bay as the algae growth isn't slowed significantly. the regulations could cost the sewage plants $10 billion. >>darya: san mateo county libraries are in the giving and forgiving mood this holiday season. starting this month, residents will be allowed to pay off overdue library fines by donating nonperishable foods. the food will be given to the second harvest food bank. library officials also encourage those without fees to still donate goods. last year, the food drive effort collected more than 25,000 lbs. of food.
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>>mark: coming up on the kron4 morning news, it's cyber monday and with record sales expected we will break down some of the best deals with anny after the break. plus, the 49ers take on the st. louis rams at the stake. we will have highlights coming up. and china is hoping to be the next country to land on the moon. we will take a look at their latest much into space. i've got one word for you... five year plan. you know how long that takes? five years.
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[ penélope cruz ] nespresso. what else? [ male announcer ] discover the world of nespresso on grant avenue and nespresso-us.com. >>anny: welcome back, time now is 540. if you're a big online shopper, you're probably expecting big discounts today for cyber monday. here's a look at some of the deals getting a lot of buzz online. let's start with best buy. toshiba laptop bundles beginning at 27999. apple items or at store gift cards valued at $100 are discounted to $85. best buy is also offering deals on tv's including an insigne of 50 and l.e.d. hdtv for $399 regular price is 549 and 993 in addition, best buy is offering $10
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off for every $100 and up to $50. a toys r us, they began cyber monday on saturday and will offer deals throughout the week. bills include a by one, get 150% off select hasbro games and 30% off selected little tykes outdoor play items. they've also got buy one get one free of like bricks and while we've rubble me for 5999. stable cyber monday deals include the samsung galaxy s three for at&t and verizon wireless for just a penny. you can also save $30 google nexus seven tablets 16 gb now $199 which is regularly $229. we want to know what cyber monday deals you found. assure them with
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us on kron4 dot com or our facebook page. when i come back at 6, i've got your cyber monday deals for closed at eight jim, the gap, banana republic, cold and j.c. penney. we will be right back.
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>>darya: 545 right now grid of the civil war and today for the weather. hi erica.
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>>erica: today is the last day for mild and cool conditions. a cold blast is definitely heading our way. was it the live look from our mount tam cam. some areas of low clouds and.
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looks like a mix of sun and clouds for those of you in the south bay punter 7 day around the bay forecast a really highlights of those looks like we will hold on to this pattern as we head into the weekend but we will see sunny and clear
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afternoons. it will be chilly 3 of 547 is the time right now good morning george. >>george: not likely that we will see conditions quite as light as we saw last week. but we are off to a fairly good start here for your westbound the bay bridge. things are starting to back up a little in the cash lanes on the outside. but the rest of the ride looks good for your trip to the bay
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>>mark: the 49ers got wide receiver michael crabtree back against the rams and he promptly responded by making the longest catch by a niner wide out all season. there was some pregame up drawing the rams felt pretty good about themselves. coming in, scoring 80 points over the last two games with wins over in the and chicago with this one was all minors. anquan boldin caught
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nine passes for colin kapernick and 49ers be the same louis rams 23-13 on sunday. kapernick threw for 275 yds and frank gore ran for a 3 yd touchdown as the reigning in nfc championship niners boosted their position in the playoff picture. crabtree had a 60 yd catch while vernon davis hurtled into the end zone on a 17 yd reception. klay thompson had a career high eight three-pointers of the sacramento and the warriors needed every one of them. stephen curry made two free throws with 8.6 seconds left and had 12 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter, helping golden state warriors beat the kings 115-1133 andrew boglut
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blocks the game-tying shot paris and lyons and david lee had a lot of points for the warriors who ended a four game road trip with a 2-2 record. the lead in the nhl pacific division was up for grabs at the shark tank last night. nl biter tied three and three pushing it into overtime. and then the end, sharks when an issue out making it five in a row for a perfect home stand. next, the sharks face off against the toronto maple leafs in toronto tomorrow. and you won't want to miss sports night live hosted by gary radnich. and featuring gary garrido partner gary kruger. a brand new show here on kron4. we will have a lively debates in big-time interviews. the show premieres this thursday december 5th at 9:00 p.m.. check out facebook page at sports night live. and like us for a chance to win a $2,000 home theater system.
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>>darya: officials say monrovia's--norovious may be the cause of the flu like outbreak at a youth football tournament in las vegas. dozens of players, coaches and parents at tournament were sick and this weekend. health officials said the flu like symptoms are consistent with cases of norovirus, which is mostly a food or water borne illness. some of the teams that were affected went on to play any way the players and coaches were seen getting sick on the sidelines. a spokesperson says elise nine of the 100 teams at the tournament were affected. with the golden gate as a backdrop, a few thousand in san francisco got the place and on sunday. about 2500 people took part in the run wild 5 k at christie field. runners brought in new or
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gently used toys to donate to the san francisco fire fighters to a program. which brings toys to children in need of the holidays. those who participated also ran in santa hats, letting them feel a little like santa nick. --st. nick. >>mark: kron 4 news was in response to prove as a result of the run, organizers fell two fire trucks full of toys for many children in need. >>mark: china's space program to give big step today as the space program launched the nation's first lunar probe. if all goes well, this mission will make china the third nation to soft land on the mood after the united states and soviet the union. the lunar probe the united states and soviet ti love watching tvr probe outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable.
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it's dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible.
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and help keep the spirit of the holidays alive. not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child. the east bay teenager who was lit on fire sleeping on a bus is expected to go back to school this morning.
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sasha fleischmann returns to school in just a few hours from now. i will have details coming up in a live report. bus in oakland. but you're right into the weather and traffic. erica has details. >>erica: we are just above the freezing mark and santa rosa 37 and now. we're still holding onto upper '40's in places like san francisco and richmond. temperatures will drop dramatically by wednesday morning. you're talking widespread mid to upper 20s. the wins will pick up heading into tomorrow. we have a lot of winter like changes to talk about. i will be walking you through that prettier 7 day around the bay coming up at 615.
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